PHOENIX — Democratic state Sen. Leah Landrum Taylor is set to formally
announce she is running for Arizona Secretary of State in 2014.
Landrum Taylor’s campaign said she plans to make the announcement at a state
Capitol press conference Monday morning. She is the only Democrat so far in the
Republicans in the race include state Sen. Michele Reagan, Rep. Justin Pierce
and investor Wil Cardon.
The secretary of state in Arizona is the state’s top election officer.
Incumbent Ken Bennett is barred by term limits from running for re-election but
is running for Republican nomination for governor.
Landrum Taylor served for the past year at leader of the Senate’s Democrats but
was ousted from the post in October.